Month: November 2019

“Phil Wagner’s practice incorporates both assemblage and sculpture, informed also by his many years of traditional painting…

Though his works are presented in frames or mounted on the wall, they have three-dimensional elements that extend or protrude. To create his pieces, Wagner typically collects debris, then repurposes and rearranges it to create his compositions… The pieces frequently appear to have elements that are askew or off-kilter and are in fact the result …

“I got tired of people not focussing on pictures themselves.” – Szabolcs Barakonyi

Erika Deák Gallery is delighted to present Szabolcs Barakonyi’s latest photo series, which was shot on crime scenes. He’s always been interested in a documentary approach to photography and the representation of the absurd nature of reality. Just as Barakonyi’s previous series, Cold Trail also deals with the relation between documentary and reality. The pictures presented …